Samsonite’s journey begun at the turn of the century with founder Jesse Shwayder at the helm. His value and vision for innovation and high quality, coupled with his integrity and honesty is the philosophy by which Samsonite operates today. Samsonite’s ability to perceive and adapt to the changing needs of travelers has made the brand a leading authority for people on the move, throughout the years. From the roaring twenties, the Depression ear, WWII, the rise of the jet age, the exciting sixties and beyond, Samsonite has continued to transform the travel industry throughout its rich brand history. For almost 100 years, Samsonite has proven itself to be the worldwide leader in innovation travel solutions. Today, the journey continues as Samsonite creates timeless collections infused with quality craftsmanship and great style.